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There are 5 ways to get from Nanjing to Great Wall of China by train, taxi, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, taxi  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South Station to Beijing South Shanghai Hongqiao / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Xisi Station to Great Wall of China

$95 - $168

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Nanjing to Beijing South Shanghai - Beijing South
  2. Take the bus from Dongzhimen Bus Station to Huairou Beidajie 916 Express

$45 - $67

3 alternative options

Drive  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Nanjing to Great Wall of China 674.3 miles

$95 - $140

Line 1 subway to Nanjing, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Gulou to Nanjing South
  2. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Beijing Capital (PEK) NKG - PEK

$88 - $237

Train to Changzhou, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Nanjing to Changzhou train station
  2. Fly from Changzhou (CZX) to Beijing Capital (PEK) CZX - PEK

$103 - $311

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nanjing to Great Wall of China is to train and bus which costs ¥310 - ¥470 and takes 14 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nanjing to Great Wall of China is to line 1 subway and fly which costs ¥600 - ¥1700 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Nanjing and Great Wall of China is 951 km. The road distance is 1078.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nanjing to Great Wall of China without a car is to train and taxi which takes 5 h 16 min and costs ¥650 - ¥1200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Nanjing to Great Wall of China, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nanjing Airport to Beijing Capital Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nanjing to Great Wall of China is 1079 km. It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to drive from Nanjing to Great Wall of China.

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Air China and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Nanjing Airport to Beijing Capital Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Great Wall of China. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nanjing to Great Wall of China.
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  • Distance: 594.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Nanjing, China and Great Wall of China?

There is no direct connection from Nanjing to Great Wall of China. However, you can take the line 1 subway to Nanjing South, take the walk to Nanjing South Station, take the train to Beijing South, take the walk to Beijing South station, take the line 4 subway to Xisi Station, then take the taxi to Great Wall of China. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Nanjing to Great Wall of China via Nanjing station, Nanjing, Beijing South, Beijing South station, Xidan Station, Xuanwumen Station, Dongzhimen Station, Dongzhimen Bus Station, Huairou Beidajie, and Mutianyu Great Wall in around 14 h 30 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Changzhou to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Nanjing to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Changzhou to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Nanjing South Station to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$65 - $80
1st Class Seat
$110 - $130
Business Class Seat
$210 - $250
Train from Nanjing to Changzhou train station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $17
1st Class Seat
$21 - $24
Business Class Seat
$40 - $55
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanjing to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $60
1st Class Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Nanjing to Changzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $11
1st Class Seat
$8 - $12
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanjing (Station) to Changzhou train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $13
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $22
Soft Sleeper
$22 - $35
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanjing to Changzhou train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$5 - $9
Hard Sleeper
$13 - $16
Soft Sleeper
$21 - $27
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dongzhimen Bus Station to Huairou Beidajie
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Xisi Station to Great Wall of China
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
96103 Beijing
Phone
+86 10 96103
Website
96103.cn

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